Nov 2, 2012 4:30am PDT
. >>> there is heartbreak for a n family torn apart by sandy. the bodies of two young boys were found in the marsh. coming up the mother says no one answered about her calls for help. >>> well, today is the day many apple fans have been waiting for. delivery of the knew ipad mini. u.s. apple stores will deliver them to people who placed early orders. many placed last week. it's a little more expensive than many expected with a starting price of $329. >>ll ght looks like i might get one. >> i think everyone in my house wants one. >>> let's go see what the roads are like. sal, how does it look? >> on friday it always looks better. doesn't it? >> yeah. >> it does look a little better. it's doing pretty well as you drive around the bay area. it looks very nice. heading out to the mccarthur maze and continuing out to an uncrowded bay bridge toll plaza. trying to get into san francisco it looks pretty good. no major problems on the lower deck. on the upper deck is where most people go. this is northbound 280 right now traffic is moving along very nice. let's go to steve. >>> happy friday, sal.
Nov 13, 2012 4:30am PST
organized it was devastated to see the devastation from hurricane sandy. >> i have spent a lot of my time here as a child, it is horrible to see this. i had to get involved. >> they are getting some much immediate needed reservations and it was approved by voters in june and defendants of the coit family and hitch connect donated -- hitch cox donated the money to the tower. >> i always want to make sure i am respectful and cognizant to everybody here. >> they were painted during the depression and they are now in the process of restoring them. >>> it would limit alcohol permits in one neighborhood. david chu was trying to keep more liquor stores from opening on polk street. there are already 6 of them on a long stretch of polk. many are complaining about the nightlife. the meeting will be at the library. >>> black friday is becoming more like black thursday and scores are now getting ready to open on things giving. >>> the area is deal with increased traffic which came with the area before the opening. . >>> welcome back, time now 4:53. officer james was shot by a carjacking suspect
Nov 12, 2012 4:30am PST
sandy. the president will thank first responders who put their lives at risk and secretary of homeland security janet napolitano is working on things, 100,000 homes are still without power two weeks now after the storm hit. >>> it is veterans day and a lot of people still have the day off, it is light. >> it takes a little bit to have a few people. >> schools are out, so that will be a big difference. >> good call. i am glad pam mentioned that. let's look at what we have here with the east shore freeway. certainly people are out there, it is still good getting out to the bay bridge toll plaza and this whole thing where 250,000 plus commuters come every morning, well it is going to be okay for now. the morning commute looks good, 101 looks good on 280, -- 101 looks good and so does 280. >> we will have 30s and 40s, it is cold out there. 40s for many and a little puff of a breeze keeping temperatures up along with these higher clouds. this is a weak testimony, they are running in advance of support and what is over us is weak, we don't expect to see much out of this. it will be a gradual
Nov 19, 2012 4:30am PST
restored. telling super sandy storm victims says he -- says they have a home boy theta gets it. >> we're not going anywhere. and you've got a home boy in the deal who gets it. >> the vice president grew up in the region and spent summers on the shore as a child. some insist he was calling president obama a home boy and that the term was a racial confrontation. >>> people in the bay area took a moment to remember victims of america's worse mass suicide. a somber ceremony was held to mark the anniversary of the jonestown massacre. on november 18th, 1978 jim jones desserted his temple to bring his followers to diana and drink cyanide laced kool- aid. more than 900 people died including children. mourners covered up the part of the cemetery memorial that displays the name of jim jones. >>> time now 4:51. it has been 24 years since the hayward girl vanished. the gathering being held to remember makayla garrett. >>> oakland based program getting a prestigious white house award from a few hours from now. >>> welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news. today marks 24 years since a nine-year
Nov 5, 2012 4:30am PST
short. >> reporter: some analyst say super storm sandy gives the president a boost leading into election day but only voters have the final say whether we will be seeing a repeat of 2008 in chicago tomorrow night. all right and another busy busy day for the president today and for mitt romney. but the president today he will start out we know in wisconsin. he will also be in ohio and then he will be in iowa. mitt romney also circling the battleground states including florida and virginia. back to you brian. >> republican presidential nominee mitt romney has a packed schedule today as he makes his final push in several battleground states. mitt romney will attend rallies in four states. coming up at 5:42 we will go live to boston where romney will spend election day. >>> right now it's 4:47. we want to check in on bay area traffic on this monday morning. sal, doesn't it feel like you got a lot more sleep with that extra hour? >> an extra hour for people in our business? gold. it's gold. so this morning i'm feeling a little good. that is good. >> i know. i feel so much more awake.
Nov 22, 2012 4:30am PST
and people are hit by super storm sandy but there is some controversy. elmo is still ready to appear despite the person behind the voice and this is a thanksgiving day fun thing to do and people are lining up for black friday deals. some people have been camping out since last friday outside the best buy in san jose. look at those tents. they want to be the first in line when they observe at midnight and some are perks earns -- experiencing a backlash and they are asking them to give employees thanksgiving night off. some stores are not waiting until midnight. both wal-mart and seals plan to open 8:00 tonight. and the par gone outlets open at 10:00. >>> well, some wal-mart employees are threatening to walk off at the height of the black friday rush. >> employees at the wal-marts on the boulevard plan to picket at 8:00 tonight. workers in richfield will rally tomorrow. many marched through a wal-mart calling for better pay >> i believe wal-mart should pay us more. and can afford to pay us more. >> organizers are expected to take place. the discount chains are not expected to disrupt h
Nov 7, 2012 4:30am PST
on the east coast are still cleaning up from super storm sandy but now they are being told to brace for another storm. meteorologist say a nor'easter is expected to hit the region later today. it could be weaker than anticipated but it could bring wind gusts that could bring down tree limbs. >>> coming up next in our 5:00 hour the final results came in hours ago. the critical california measure involving schools and taxes. >> i believe we can see this future together. because we are not as divided as our politics suggests. >> president obama prepares for another four years in the white house after a decisive victory. stay with us.
Nov 1, 2012 4:30am PDT
to the giants celebration. >>> it is clear the recovery from super storm sandy will take a long time. the death toll number and ins on sandy has taken as high as $55 million and president barack obama said new york was a top priority and promised help. amtrak plans to restore service and it is free to ride mass transit today. they are trying to get officials back running and most new jersey is skull shut down. environmentalists say the state may not want to rebuild because of more extreme weather but if they do build they should build behind more walls and 6 5,000 people are still in shelters. >>> a driver who hit two children in the crosswalk, the the accident happened while trick or treating. a 10-year-old and 40-year-old boy were taken to the hospital. it is unclear whether the driver will face charges. the meanwhile officials say a driver was killed after crashing a car on todd road last night. authorities have not said what caused that crash. >>> bart may have a solution for nasty problems. they are trying block wind rain and homeless people on escalators no word on when the pro
Nov 9, 2012 4:30am PST
a nor'easter after superstorm sandy. cars with even numbered license plates can fill up on even numbered days and odd plates on odd days. power outages still persist. >> they told us it was going to be maybe thanksgiving. so, you know, it's very rotator -- very rough. >> he says power companies are working slowly, and he wants them investigated. many still do not have power. if you are flying today you might want to check with the airline ahead of time. there were storm related cancellations yesterday, much fewer than the day before though. most were from jfk in new york, new ark in new jersey. >>> people who live in treasure islands may have to deal with power outages for a while longer. the power has gone out an average of once a week for four hours at a time. that's according to a report filed with the cities cup. the city's utilities commission says there's no permanent commission until the islands are turned over to the city and developed. however, that may not happen for several years. >>> seven members of navy seal team 6 after the military says they disclosed classified
Nov 23, 2012 4:30am PST
storm sandy may live on a tourist attraction. seaside heights mayor says the decision hasn't been made whether to tear down that roller coaster. the coast guard is look into whether it's stable enough to stay in the sea. he believes tourists will flock to see it. demolition crews have already removed the town's damaged board walk. >>> holiday violence in marin county overnight. gunfire erupts outside of a san rafael nightclub. >>> also black friday has finally arrived. this is a live look at the crowds outside the westfield shopping mall in san francisco. the doors open in just minutes. w >>> black friday shoppers